FITCH, Helen

FITCH, Helen Lucille, 94, of Bellaire, Ohio, died Sunday August 11, 2013 in Country Club Retirement Center Bellaire, OH.

Helen was born September 14, 1918, in Bellaire, Ohio, a daughter of the late Marcus and Ella Klee Meager.

She was a member of the Brooks Run United Methodist Church Bellaire, OH, where she was a member of the Loyal Daughters Sunday School Class , the United Methodist Women and was a member of the former Order of Eastern Star 581 Shadyside, OH.

Preceding her in death, was her husband, John N. Fitch in 1981, three brothers, Norman, Joseph and Bob Meager, and a son-in-law, Mike Maffe.

Surviving are her children, John “Jackie” (Sunshine) Fitch of Bellaire, OH and Bonnie Maffe of St. Clairsville, OH, two sister-in-laws, Lucille Fitch of Bellaire, OH and Joyce Roque of Fishtail, Montana, seven grandchildren; Brad White, Autumn Capocefalo, Stanley Quinn, Sunny Stefanik, Ronny Stefanik, Albie Stefanik and Chad Maffe, eight great-grandchildren including locally, Natalie Maffe and three great-grand daughters.

Family and friends will be received at the Bauk necht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes and Crematory, 441 37th Street, Bellaire, Ohio on Wednesday, August 14, 2013 from 11 a.m. until time of funeral service at 1 p.m. with Pastor David Mills officiating.

Interment Follows in Davis Cemetery Bellaire, Ohio.

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